Inter-university program of research on ferromanganese deposits of the oceanfloor phase I report

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  • Marine sediments,
  • Ferromanganese

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ContributionsNational Science Foundation (U.S.). Office of the International Decade of Ocean Exploration
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Paginationxxi, 358 p. :
Number of Pages358
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Comparison of elemental accumulation rates between ferromanganese deposits and sediments in the South Pacific Ocean. Chem. Geol., Rates of accumulation of Fe and Mn, as well as Cu, Ni, Co, Pb, Zn, Hg, U and Th have been determined for five ferromanganese deposits from four localities in the South Pacific by: Inter-University Program of Research on Ferromanganese Deposits of the Ocean Floor — Phase I Report, National Science Foundation, Washington, D.C Cited by: Comparison of elemental accumulation rates between ferromanganese deposits and sediments in the South Pacific Ocean.

Chem. Geol., Rates of accumulation of Fe and Mn, as well as Cu, Ni, Co, Pb, Zn, Hg, U and Th have been determined for five ferromanganese deposits from four localities in the South Pacific by: Inter-University Program of Research on Ferromanganese Deposits of the Ocean Floor — Phase I Report, National Science Foundation, Washington, D.C Cited by: Robert D.

Ballard is Founder and President of the Ocean Exploration Trust; Director of the Center for Ocean Exploration and Professor of Oceanography at the University of Rhode Island Graduate School of is an Explorer-At-Large at the National Geographic Society, Commissioner for the U.S.

Commission on Ocean Policy, and a Research Scholar at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. Biogenically derived phosphate deposits; 4. Sediment-hosted (manganese nodules) and hard-rock hosted (ferromanganese crusts) ferromanganese oxide deposits; 5.

Sediment-hosted methane hydrate deposits; and 6. Hydrothermally derived sulfide deposits. HERZIG, P.M., PETERSEN, S., and HANNINGTON, M.D. () Technical requirements for the exploration and mining of seafloor massive sulphide deposits and cobalt-rich ferromanganese crusts.

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Amalgamated Crust-Nodule Deposits. ^ D. Horn, B. Horn, and M. Delach, Ferro- manganese Deposits of the North Pacific, Technical Report Number 1, Lamont-Doherty Geological Ob- servatory, Columbia University, New York, •"' Inter-University Program of Research on Ferroman- ganese Deposits of the Ocean Floor, Phase I Report, April The discovery of metal-depositing hot springs on the sea floor, and especially their link to chemosynthetic life, was among the most compelling and significant scientific advances of the twentieth centuryMore than sites of hydrothermal activity and sea-floor mineralization are known on the ocean floor About of these are sites of high-temperature venting and polymetallic sulfide deposits.

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